Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Police descend upon peaceful protesters at Standing Rock with tanks, guns, and riot gear. On Wednesday, heavily armed police officers in riot gear arrived in tanks and arrested 76 unarmed and peaceful Water Protectors at Standing Rock. CBC News reports the police raid occurred after opponents of the Dakota Access […]
The battle over the Dakota Access Pipeline is not just a test of wills, it’s a referendum on the US Constitution itself.
Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit For Van Jones, ‘this is Selma. This is Birmingham.’ This is as big a civil rights movement, and as big a civil rights moment, as you’re ever gonna see. Commentator Van Jones — along with Democracy Now!’s Amy Goodman — is one of the few contributors to the mainstream media […]
Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Award-winning journalist Deia Schlosberg is seriously committed to exposing the dangers of fracking and tar sands oil through producing documentaries. Last week, Schlosberg was covering a major action in North Dakota that mainstream media seemed intent on ignoring. Schlosberg was covering a well-coordinated protest by activists in four states that shut down […]